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1. After World War II, what type of laws did Congress concentrate on passing?
a. civil rights***
b. homeland defense
c. international alliances
d. taxes

2. Which of the following tactics was NOT used by civil rights groups?
a. organizing sit-ins
b. arranging boycotts
c. moving to new cities***
d. filing law suits

3. What group made up most of the Dixiecrats?
a. former Confederates
b. Free Soilers
c. Republicans
d. Southern Democrats***

4. In what case did the Supreme Court rule that primary elections had to be open to all races?
a. Briggs v. Elliot
b. Brown v. Board of Education
c. Plessy v. Ferguson
d. Smith v. Allright***

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  1. 2 and 3 are right. The others are wrong.

  2. My textbook says, "In 1944 the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in Smith v. Allwright that primary elections had to be open to all races." Is 1 taxes?

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  3. I'm not Ms.Sue, but no, taxes is not the answer to #1. After the "hot" war of World War II, was there another kind of "war" underway? Don't guess again. We won't correct a third guess.

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    posted by Reed
  4. Is there any way that you could help me as I cannot find this answer in my textbook.

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  5. I'm sorry. But after I did a little reading, I know that your first answer was correct for 1. I had forgotten that civil rights became a big issue after the war. So Congress did concentrate on civil rights laws.

    Also -- you're right about 4. I misread the question! Sorry.

    My brain seems to be scrambled today.

  6. I don't know what your textbook says. I haven't read it. After World War II, we were involved in the "Cold War". Civil rights legislation came along in 1957, then in the mid-1960s. In the meantime, we concentrated on defense in developing a nuclear arsenal, the hydrogen bomb, bomb shelters, etc. The interstate highway system was enacted as a means of moving troops rapidly across the country, if necessary. Our emphasis was on defense more than anything else.

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    posted by Reed
  7. Thank you Ms. Sue!

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  8. 1. A
    2. C
    3. D
    4. D

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    posted by poo
  9. A

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  10. 1.A
    These are 100% correct!!

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    posted by Bunny
  11. thx was 100% right for connexus

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